That Special Bead - you know the one - the one you've been hoarding and holding and waiting for just the right moment to turn it into something fabulous. That bead. The piece you make with that bead could win you even more beads! Enter your jewelry design in the Fire Divas Quarterly Jewelry Challenge! The theme is That Special Bead. It is entirely open to your own interpretation and we hope you have fun with it! For some inspiration, head over to our Flickr page. You can win some fantastic prizes; see them below!
That Special Bead (or beads) has to be made by a Fire Diva (hey, I'm a Fire Diva!). The deadline is coming up, so get your entries photographed and entered.
Winged heart bead like this one by Lori from
$20 Gift Certificate to janeldudleybeads.etsy.com
$40 Gift Certificate to hollysfolly.com
$20 Gift Certificate to http://www.artfire.com/users/BabsBeadsandDesign
$20 Gift Certificate to www.etsy.com/shop/uglyducklingbeads
This set of beads from RiversEdgeGlass
Now the boring stuff:
All submissions must feature Fire Divas' lampwork. We require the name of the Fire Diva who made the beads used in the submitted piece, so if you submit something, please be ready to provide that information.
We will allow one submission per person per contest, and a maximum of two photos per submission. Entries may be submitted here (http://www.flickr.com/groups/firedivachallenge/) for approval, no later than February 10, 2011. No Flickr account? No problem. You can also email your submissions to firedivas @ gmail . com (no spaces). Please include, in the comments section or in your email, the following:
Information about the beads:
Description of the piece:
Inspiration for the piece:
Submissions will not be approved without all of this information.
Fire Divas reserve the right to approve or reject any submissions.
Fire Divas reserve the right to modify or cancel the challenge at any time.
The winners will be determined by an open poll which does not allow multiple votes.